2018 APABA SILICON VALLEY ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT
Hannah is a recent graduate at Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles. She received her B.A. in history at Concordia University Irvine. At Southwestern, Hannah was involved in the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association (APALSA), where she helped to organize mixers for law students in the community. She also participated in the Children’s Rights Clinic, where she helped youth who were discriminated based on their disabilities. During her 2L summer, she served as an AmeriCorps volunteer at Public Counsel, where she provided direct services to foster and probation youth in issues related to education, housing, domestic violence, and traffic violations. This past year, Hannah worked in landlord/tenant law throughout the Bay Area, helping minorities from being wrongfully evicted. Hannah hopes to continue her work with low-income families and youth to overcome barriers and access to entitlements through legal representation and advocacy.